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Bills fans donate more than $100,00 to Andy Dalton Foundation

Published: Monday, January 01, 2018 @ 9:58 PM
Updated: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 @ 5:00 PM
By: Laurel Pfahler - Contributing Writer

Andy Dalton is getting royal treatment from Buffalo after his incredible 49-yard touchdown pass to Tyler Boyd lifted the Bengals to victory over Baltimore on Sunday.

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The Ravens’ loss meant the Bills are headed to the playoffs instead. Dalton’s pass came on fourth-and-12 with 44 seconds left.

“I think I’m the hottest guy in Buffalo right now,” Dalton said Monday morning. “According to my Twitter, I think everybody’s loving us right now. Obviously that’s a crazy fan base and they’re all pretty excited.”

Bills fans have been donating to Dalton’s foundation in $17 increments in honor of the 17 years they waited for a postseason appearance.

“We’re appreciative of that,” Dalton said. “Obviously they’re helping out a good cause. It’s been pretty fun to see the reaction we’ve gotten.”

As of Tuesday morning, 4,500 people had contributed $104,000 to the foundation since Sunday night.